Credits: 1


Date and timePlace

Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Harri Laakso, Juuso Tervo

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

III-IV, 2018-2019

I-II & III-IV, 2019-2020

Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

'UWAS Currents' courses are thematic courses that examine current topics through art, design, and creative practices. Students learn to apply art or design based thinking and practices in topical social, cultural, and societal issues.

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Content varies between courses.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Regular attendance required. Passing the course requires attending 75% of the lessons.

Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Registration for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 




Further Information (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

UWAS course selection criteria: Registration order is not the primary selection criteria for this course. In order to ensure that students from different programs and schools of Aalto University may take UWAS courses, the selection is also based on the variety of students' disciplines. Master's students are also welcome.


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